Meet the Staff
|Lauren Taylor: Pursing a degree in Maritime Administration with a minor in Economics.
Expected graduation: May 2013.
Writing Lab Experience: Is the Executive Coordinator and Senior Writing Consultant for the Writing Lab. She has worked here for four years now. Lauren was the first and only freshman to ever be hired on as Writing Lab staff. She now handles all day to day business for the Writing Lab, as well as scheduling of staff, classroom presentations, and workshops. Actively involved the coaching process of students that visit for improvements for written communication skills.
Previous Experiences: Has taught Maritime Communication at KMU (Korean Maritime University), and helped edit parts of textbooks for maritime schools worldwide.
Christine Clark: Pursing a degree in Maritime Administration.
Expected graduation: May 2014
Writing Lab Experience: Has worked in the Writing Lab for one and half years now. While working here she has edited and wrote the Professional and Executive Handbook, Engineering Handbook, and helped produce Writing Lab presentations. She has also taken part in off-campus writing and peer educator conferences.
Previous experience: Wrote technical documents, business analysis, taught training classes, and designed online reporting in the pharmaceutical industry.
Garrett Lange: Pursing a degree in Maritime Administration.
Expected graduation: May 2013.
Writing Lab Experience: Has worked in the Writing Lab for a little under a year now and is currently interning at AET Tankers as well.
Previous Experiences: Participated in retail management.
Actively involved in Prop Club, and trains in Brazilian style Jiu
Jennie Branch: Pursuing a degree in Marine Biology.
Expected graduation: May 2015.
Writing Lab Experience: Has worked in the Writing Lab for a little less than a year now, while working has helped develop ACEN programs for other students.
Previous experiences: Has a Bachelor’s in English, with specialization in communications and technical writing, as well as a Master’s in Literature with a specialization in theory and criticism. She specializes in business/technical writing, rhetoric and composition, theory and literary criticism, and modernism.
Tiffany Woodcock: Pursing a Master’s in Marine Resource Management
Expected Graduation: May 2015.
Writing Lab Experience: Tiffany is in her first year as a Writing Consultant for the Writing Lab. She is developing ways to reach out to graduate students to help develop graduate writing programs.
Previous Experience: Has an Associate’s Degree of Liberal Arts, Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Mississippi State University, and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology.
Ashley Marmottin: Pursing a degree in Marine Biology.
Expected graduation: May 2014.
Writing Lab Experience: This is her first year as a Writing Consultant, and she is learning what it takes to be a good writer.
Previous experience: Spent summer 2012 working as an intern in Grand Cayman, obtaining her Dive Master Certification.
Ashley plans to attend graduate school to study Tropical Marine Ecology.
Danny Renner: Pursing a degree in Maritime Administration with a minor in Economics.
Expected Graduation: December 2013
Writing Lab Experience: Danny has been working for here since the start of summer 2012. He is currently responsible for the website along with consulting students daily.
Previous Experiences: Danny worked as a volunteer fire fighter in his home town of Winnie while attending Lamar.